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Tuesday, January 27, 2015

Decoding Mosquito Attraction to Humans

**Conor McMeniman**, The Rockefeller University, Laboratory of Neurogenetics and Behavior

Seminar | January 27 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition

Thriving in Science: Creating a Recovery Filled Weekend

Kevin Eschleman, Professor, Department of Psychology, San Francisco State University

Presentation | January 27 | 6-7:30 p.m. | 105 Stanley Hall

Wednesday, January 28, 2015

BioE Seminar: “Single-cell analysis with RNA sequencing, quantitative imaging, and microfluidics”

Aaron Streets, Peking University

Seminar | January 28 | 12-1 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

Dissecting cancer metastasis through the analysis of circulating tumor cells

**Nicola Aceto**, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center

Seminar | January 28 | 4-5 p.m. | 125 Li Ka Shing Center

The role of N2-fixing plants and biodiversity in the tropical carbon sink

Sarah Batterman, ERG Faculty Search Candidate, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Princeton University

Colloquium | January 28 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 110 Barrows Hall

Synthetic Biology Approaches to New Chemistry: Michelle Chang

Michelle Chang, UC Berkeley

Colloquium | January 28 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Tan Hall

Thursday, January 29, 2015

Computational Biology Seminar: Dr. Chris Cotsapas, "Combining Genetics and Genomics to Gain Biological Insights"

Dr. Chris Cotsapas, Department of Neurology, Yale School of Medicine

Seminar | January 29 | 1-2 p.m. | 177 Stanley Hall | Canceled

Statistics and Genomics Seminar: Drugs that Reverse Disease Transcriptomic Signatures are More Effective in a Mouse Model of Dyslipidemia

Allon Wagner, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, UC Berkeley

Seminar | January 29 | 4-5 p.m. | 1011 Evans Hall

IB Seminar: Title to be announced

Carlos Bustamante, Stanford School of Medicine

Seminar | January 29 | 4-5 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

Friday, January 30, 2015

QB3 Spring SBIR Workshop deadline

Workshop | January 30 |  UCSF Mission Bay

Synthetic Biology to New Chemistry: Nano Seminar Series

Prof. Michelle C. Chang, UC Berkeley, Chemistry Department

Seminar | January 30 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

Monday, February 2, 2015

BiGCB Seminar Series: Title to be announced

George Somero, Postdoc, Berkeley Initiative in Global Change Biology

Seminar | February 2 | 4-5 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

EHS 201 Biosafety in Laboratories

EHS Biosafety Team, EH&S

Lecture | February 3 | 9:30-11:30 a.m. |  To Be Announced

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Cancer metabolism: More than just proliferation

**Yoav Shaul**, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research

Seminar | February 4 | 4-5 p.m. | 125 Li Ka Shing Center

Friday, February 6, 2015

Recent Progress in the Study of Single Molecule Chemistry at the Nanometer Length Scale and Picosecond Time Scale: Nano Seminar Series

Prof. Richard P. Van Duyne, Northwestern University, Chemistry / BioE / Physics

Seminar | February 6 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building | Note change in date

Monday, February 9, 2015

CRISPR Biology: From Foundational Research to Translational Technology

Professor Jennifer Doudna, Departments of Molecular & Cell Biology & Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley

Seminar | February 9 | 4-5 p.m. | tba Stanley Hall

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Functional ubiquitylation during intracellular bacterial infection

**Jeffry Cox**, University of California, San Francisco

Seminar | February 10 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition

Marian E. Koshland Memorial Lecture

Ruslan Medzhitov, Yale School of Medicine

Seminar | February 10 | 6-7 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

Marian E. Koshland Memorial Lecture

Ruslan Medzhitov, Yale University School of Medicine

Lecture | February 10 | 6 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

"The Bluepint of Bacterial Cell Growth" K.C. Huang: Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

K.C. Huang, Assistant Professor of Bioengineering, Stanford University

Seminar | February 11 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

Friday, February 13, 2015

Neural mechanisms for unconscious and conscious vision

Tony Ro, The City University of New York

Seminar | February 13 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 5101 Tolman Hall

Tuesday, February 17, 2015

Mechanisms of membrane protein biogenesis

Ramanujan Hegde, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Seminar | February 17 | 4-5 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Scientific Visualization and Big Data

Pat Hanrahan, Computer Graphics Laboratory, Stanford University

Lecture | February 18 | 12-1 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, 310, Banatao Auditorium

Target selection during protein quality control

Ramanujan Hegde, MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology

Seminar | February 18 | 4-5 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Berkeley Stem Cell Center Director's Special Seminar

Elaine Fuchs, The Rockefeller University

Seminar | February 19 | 4-5 p.m. | 100 Genetics & Plant Biology Building

Monday, February 23, 2015

Infectious Disease and Immunity Seminar Series

Ivo Gomperts Boneca, Pasteur Institute

Seminar | February 23 | 10 a.m. | 338 Koshland Hall

How do we feel? Physical mechanism for gating and mechanical force activation of the human TRAAK K+ channel

**Steve Brohawn**, The Rockefeller University

Seminar | February 23 | 12-1 p.m. | 125 Li Ka Shing Center

"How do cells make the final cut? Surprising Insights into Cell Division from Near-Atomic Resolution CryoEM

Professor Adam Frost, Department of Biochemistry & Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco

Seminar | February 23 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

Wednesday, February 25, 2015

"Inactivation of Plant-derived Therapeutics by the Gut Microbiome" Peter Turnbaugh: Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

Peter Turnbaugh, Researcher, FAS Center for Systems Biology

Seminar | February 25 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Rule of engagement: molecular insights from host-pathogen arms races

**Matthew Daugherty**, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center

Seminar | March 10 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition

Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Monday, March 16, 2015

Infectious Disease and Immunity Seminar Series

Kimberly Beatty, Oregon Health and Science University

Seminar | March 16 | 10 a.m. | 338 Koshland Hall

Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Department of Molecular and Cell Biology Seminar

**Debroski Herbert**, University of California, San Francisco

Seminar | March 17 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition

Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Saturday, March 21, 2015

CDB Symposium: Autophagy in cellular homeostasis, development, and disease

Daniel Klionsky, University of Michigan; Brenda Schulman, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital; Sascha Martens, Max F. Perutz Laboratories, University of Vienna, Austria; Richard Youle, National Institutes of Health/NINDS; Erika Holzbaur, University of Pennsylvania; Andrea Ballabio, Telethon Institute of Genetics and Medicine, Naples, Italy and Baylor College of Medicine; Emmanuelle Passegué, University of California, San Francisco; Craig Roy, Yale School of Medicine; Alec Kimmelman, Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Harvard Medical School

Conference/Symposium | March 21 | 8:45 a.m.-5 p.m. | 245 Li Ka Shing Center

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

DOE Joint Genome Institute (JGI) 10th Annual Genomics of Energy and Environment Meeting

Meeting | March 24 – 26, 2015 every day |  Walnut Creek Marriott

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

DOE Joint Genome Institute (JGI) 10th Annual Genomics of Energy and Environment Meeting

Meeting | March 24 – 26, 2015 every day |  Walnut Creek Marriott

Thursday, March 26, 2015

DOE Joint Genome Institute (JGI) 10th Annual Genomics of Energy and Environment Meeting

Meeting | March 24 – 26, 2015 every day |  Walnut Creek Marriott

Monday, March 30, 2015

Infectious Disease and Immunity Seminar Series

Matt Waldor, Harvard University

Seminar | March 30 | 10 a.m. | 338 Koshland Hall

Student Hosted Seminar in Structural and Quantitative Biology: Machines of Protein Destruction

Professor Robert T. Sauer, Department of Biology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Seminar | March 30 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Viral membrane fusion: leading the way with influenza, virion by virion

**Tijana Ivanovic**, Harvard University

Seminar | March 31 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

"Taking the heat. What will it mean for the Corn Belt?" Donald Ort: Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

Donald Ort, Robert Emerson Professor of Plant Pathology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Seminar | April 1 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

Monday, April 6, 2015

Signaling Through the Ubiquitin System

Professor Wade Harper, Department of Cell Biology, Harvard Medical School

Seminar | April 6 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall | Note change in date

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

"Phytoremediation - Panacea or Wishful Thinking? Case Studies from the Terry Lab" Norman Terry: Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

Norman Terry, University of California, Berkeley

Seminar | April 15 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

"Tales of Microbial Terroir: The Microbial Biogeography of Wine, Beer and Cheese Production": David Mills, UC Davis: Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

David Mills, Professor in the Departments of Viticulture & Enology and Food Science & Technology, University of California, Davis

Seminar | April 22 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

Friday, April 24, 2015

Continuous, Real-Time Detection of Biomolecules in Live Animals: Nano Seminar Series

Prof. H. Tom Soh, UC Santa Barbara, Chemical Engineering / CNSI

Seminar | April 24 | 2-3 p.m. | 390 Hearst Memorial Mining Building

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Division of Immunology and Pathogenesis Seminar

Daniel Stetson, University of Washington

Seminar | April 28 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition

Computational Biology Seminar

Erick Matsen, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Medical Center

Seminar | April 28 | 4-5 p.m. | UC Berkeley Campus, 125 Li Ka Shing Center

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

"Effector Dynamics During Biotrophic Invasion by the Rice Blast Fungus, Magnaporthe oryzae": Barbara Valent, Kansas State University: Plant and Microbial Biology Seminar

Barbara Valent, Distinguished Professor and Chair, Interdepartmental Genetics Program, Kansas State University

Seminar | April 29 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 Barker Hall

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Immune privilege of the Central Nervous System revisited

Jonathan Kipnis , University of Virginia, School of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience Center for Brain Immunology and Glia (BIG)

Seminar | May 5 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | 101 Life Sciences Addition